Like any other purple podded variety, Purple Queen cooks dark green and has an excellent bean flavour. This highly productive variety generates an eye-catching product to market growers and home gardeners. Purple Queen is easy to pick and holds the dark purple colour very well. Resistant to cool weather conditions early in the growing season. Maturity is 52 days. Resistant to Bean Common Mosaic Virus.
A very attractive variety due to its purplish leaves and purple pods. The architecture of the plant resembles the typical Indian tent. The leaves are pointing downward and the pods are carried on top of the plant which makes it easy to pick. The pods are dark purple which will become green after cooking. The pods are 14 cm long, 10 mm wide, straight, round and stringless. Purple Teepee is resistant to Bean Common Mosaic Virus.